a ten minute walk from the Metro Station, Laureles has a reputation
as a safe, clean, quiet, and desirable neighborhood in which to
live. It's convenient as small businesses mix well with apartments
and single family homes. There is a large supermarket nearby,
with a wide selection of clothes, and household items.
much of Medellin, Laureles is level which makes it nice
for walking. The streets are winding and tree lined. Less
than a square mile in size, Laureles is small enough where
most of the residents know or easily recognize and greet
each other. Apartments are no taller than about 8 floors
and blend nicely with the typical two story single family
residences. Laureles also boasts a large and attractive
Red Cross medical facility.